18th October 2016

Better Shelter Unit (Refugee Housing Unit)

“In the drought-swept expanses of Dollo Ado, Ethiopia, women wrapped in bright scarves lug plastic jerry cans of […]
18th October 2016

From Module to Urban Quarter

Academy for Architectural Culture organized a summer workshop: From Module to Urban Quarter, Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century […]
18th October 2016

Shelter summerization

A do-it-yourself upper canopy + veranda assembly kit to mitigate shelter internal temperature and offer an external protected […]
18th October 2016

Building Support through Shelter

Join the group Building Support through Shelter!  Their goals: “We are hoping to create safe shelters for refugees. […]
18th October 2016

Call for support – Citizen science in a refugee camp

Check the “Citizen science in a refugee camp” – balloon mapping project by Claudia Martinez Mansell! “This project centers […]
14th October 2016

Quik-build refugee ecosystem

CHECK the Quik-build refugee ecosystem project by [architecture and hygiene]
14th October 2016

Refugee Children in Crisis

“They need to be children, they need to get their life back.” Aid agencies say children are the […]
14th October 2016

Walk with me to Berlin

Take a journey with a refugee!
12th October 2016

A COAT THAT TURNS INTO A TENT

GET TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS PROJECT! The project is led by professors Harriet Harriss and Graeme Brooker, and […]
12th October 2016

Designing with the community: the power of illustrations & simulations

READ THE TEXT ON UNHCR’SWEBSITE TEXT BY JACQUELINE STRECKER, LEARN LAB MANAGER, JUNE 12, 2015  
12th October 2016

Open Class – Nabeel Hamdi – Master International Cooperation

Professor Nabeel Hamdi teaching at Master International Cooperation: Sustainable Emergency Architecture (official) WATCH THE VIDEO >>>
12th October 2016

Inside Dunkirk’s new refugee camp

A purpose-built camp offers refugees a sense of relief, but for how long?, asks Sarah Shearman. READ the […]
11th October 2016

A family starting a new life far from their home

Lidiia Havrylivna Pisahovych celebrated her 93 birthday in March 2016. But it is the second year in a […]
11th October 2016

Innovation at Zaatari: how do refugees make tents and caravans into homes?

“The largest refugee camp in Jordan is on its way to becoming a permanent settlement. A new report […]
11th October 2016

Why isn’t the profession seeing refugee camps as architectural projects?

“What is stopping architects from looking at solutions to the current refugee crisis? Is it a problem with […]
11th October 2016

Map of the camp in Calais – Mapfugees

See the map of the camp in Calais on Mapfugees’s FACEBOOK About MapFugees: “Mission Mapping requires an awareness […]
10th October 2016

School in Exile

“Since the first appearance of Palestinian refugee camps after the Nakba, the Arabic term to indicates the exile […]
10th October 2016

Somali Refugees in Eastleigh, Nairobi

Somali Refugees in Eastleigh, Nairobi “Refugees often represent one of the weakest and most vulnerable members of a […]
10th October 2016

Mobile Crisis Support Unit

READ about Mobile Crisis Support Unit! “Charity begins at home, but should not stay there. Based in Shropshire, but […]
10th October 2016

The Lotus Flower – Don’t Bulldoze the Calais Jungle

Jungle refugee camp in Calais is still really important! On februar 2016, a huge portion of the Jungle […]
10th October 2016

Neu im Netz – Architektur für Flüchtlinge

Read an articel about ‘Architecture for Refugees’ on GERMAN- ARCHITECTS WEBSITE!
6th October 2016

Map of the Refugee Camp in Calais

CHECK ON Open Street Map!
6th October 2016

PLACES FOR PEOPLE / Orte für Menschen

“Due to the refugee crisis, this contribution to the 2016 Architecture Biennale is not limited to the pavilion […]
6th October 2016

Architecture that Matters – Tirana Architecture Weeks

TAW 2016 will become a platform for imagining the role of architecture in the upcoming Europe. Learn more. […]
6th October 2016

Future Architecture Matchmaking Conference, Ljubljana 2016

Following the Future Architecture platform’s call for ideas that generated a full 291 ideas by 524 authors from […]
5th October 2016

PEROU

PEROU is a French organisation about urbanism. They do actions about refugee camps. CHECK THEM HERE!
5th October 2016

Home Not Shelter!

Home not Shelter! is a project about home-soultions for refugees and students. ( in German language)  
5th October 2016

The vast majority of Syrian refugees are seeking refuge in cities, not camps

“Rows of white tents in an otherwise sparse landscape are often featured in the media, but the reality […]
5th October 2016

Catalytic Action

CatalyticAction is a UK-based, not-for-profit design studio that works internationally; intervening with projects that catalyse change in society. […]
5th October 2016

Why the refugee crisis calls for imaginative urban planning

“Not only politicians are looking for solutions to ease the refugee crisis. Architects are also devising ways to […]